Light snow expected in parts of SA from Sunday

Light snow is expected in some areas of South Africa and Lesotho on Sunday.

Snow Report SA said snow could be expected in the highlands of the Western Cape, East Cape, North Cape and Lesotho.

“There is probably no low snowfall at a level that can be reached by a normal vehicle at this point as the freezing level is likely to be relatively high,” he said.

Snow expected in the mountains

US Snow Report added that the snow forecasts can change significantly in a short period of time.

The IS South African Weather Service (SAWS) also warned that light snowfall could occur in the mountains of Sutherland and Calivinia in the North Cape.

“Light snowfall on the mountains can lead to the loss of certain vulnerable livestock. Slippery conditions due to icy roads on the mountain routes can lead to disruption of isolation, ”he said.

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Strong winds and waves

The weather service also issued level 2 warnings for strong winds in the West and North Cape on Sunday.

“In the face of approaching cold weather, strong northwest winds are expected with speeds of between 50-60km / h and gusts of up to 80km / h,” he said.

Strong winds also warned the weather service of waves in both provinces.

“Waves of 4m to 4.5m are expected to reach 5m between Alexander Bay and Lambert’s Bay until Sunday,” he warned.

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